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Thessaloniki Classic City Tour
"The classic City tour includes seven hot spots of the Thessaloniki center. Pick up from the White Tower (the main landmark of the city) continue to the Archaeological Museum Agia Sofia Agios Dimitrios (Byzantine church and its crypt) and climb to the Byzantine castles. Descending the City walls (Acropolis) we pass the Galerius Arch (Kamara) the Aristotelous Square the Port of Thessaloniki and arrive back to the White Tower. Depending on customers preference we formulate a similar program. History art
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Thessaloniki Classic City Tour
"The classic City tour includes seven hot spots of the Thessaloniki center. Pick up from the White Tower (the main landmark of the city) continue to the Archaeological Museum Agia Sofia Agios Dimitrios (Byzantine church and its crypt) and climb to the Byzantine castles. Descending the City walls (Acropolis) we pass the Galerius Arch (Kamara) the Aristotelous Square the Port of Thessaloniki and arrive back to the White Tower. Depending on customers preference we formulate a similar program. History art
From EUR120.00
 
Shore Excursion: Olympia and Pirgos City Private Tour from Katakolon Port
"Upon your arrival at the cruise port of Katakolon you will be met by your guide and vehicle (carrying a sign with your name on) right at the cruise exit. You will depart for the tour within 30 minutes after the disembarkation. Enjoy a scenic drive along the coast of Peloponnese and through the villages. you will walk through the ruins and admire the Temple of Zeus the gymnasium the hippodrome and the stadium. Continue your tour and walk a short distance in order to visit the world famous Archeological Museum of Olympia where you can admire amongst many priceless exhibits the marble statues of the Temple of Zeus and the unique statue of Hermes
From EUR93.00

Galerius Arch - Kamara Tips (12)

Galerius triumphal arch

Emperor Gaius Galerius Valerius Maximianus, who selected Thessaloniki as the capital of the realm, built the arch to the memory of his victory over the Persian forces in 303 AD. By this victory...
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csordila
Mar 28, 2009

Kamara

Kamara is also a characteristic monument of Thessaloniki. It is a part of a Roman triumph arc built after the victory of Galerius against Persians, in about 306 AD.This triumph arc was also part of...
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StefanosS
Jun 12, 2003

Galerius Arch - Kamara

One block north of the archaeological site of Galerius Palace I saw the Galerius Arch which was called Octopylon. Locals refer to it simply as Kamara(arch) so if you ask someone just say kamara and...
mindcrime
May 13, 2015

the arch

kamara, or as we called it, simply 'the arch', is a popular meeting point for young people in thessaloniki (now that i think of it, i don't remember seeing any old people there - what do they do with...
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say-no-more
Jul 02, 2005

The Arch of Galerius

Built shortly before A.D. 305 in commemoration of Galerius' victory over the Persians in 297. It was a part of a four gateway which was situated at the point where the ceremonial way from the palace...
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johnsakura
Dec 08, 2003

The Arch

The Galerius Arch of Triumph used to constitute the west part of a covered market which joined the Rotunda and the Roman Palace.It was built in the beginning of the 4th century in honour of emperor...
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viddra
Jul 20, 2007

The Arch

It used to be connected to the Rotunda and the palace, but now it serves mostly as a meeting place and a landmark. It's old and not really very much to look at, but alas, I would not feel as if I had...
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DrexelDragon
Feb 21, 2005

Arch of Galerius

As you probably agree, gale has to comment on Arch of GALErius :)Built a little before 305 A.D. in commemoration of Galerius’s victory over the Persians in 297. (It stands at the junction of Egnatia...
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gale.blog.pl
May 20, 2003

The Arch of Galerious

One of the most important and famous as well symbols of Thessaloniki is the Arch of Galerius. The Arch of Galerius was built in 305 AD, to celebrate the definitive triumph of the Emperor over the...
dimilag
Apr 27, 2007

The Arch of Galerius.

The Arch of Galerius was erected in 303 to commemorate a victory over the Persians. It is adorned with reliefs depicting, for example, the emperor combating the Persian king Narses on one side, the...
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Askla
Oct 13, 2015

Galerius Arch

The Arch of Galerius was built in the 4th century, ordered by Galerius, the Roman Emperor. The Arch and the Rotunda were planned as annexes to the palace complex. The road that connected the Rotunda...
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Aitana
Aug 27, 2016

Antiquity among modernity

Galerius's Arch was constructed in 303AD in order to commemorate Galerius's victory over the Persians. Scenes from the battle can clearly be scene as bas relief on the sides of the arch. The arch is...
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mikey_e
Jul 02, 2007
 
 
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Things to Do Near Galerius Arch - Kamara

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Vlatadon monastery

Vlatadon monastery, or Moni Vlatadon, in Ano Poli, is nowadays the only active orthodox monastery in Thessaloniki. It is a Patricarchal Stavropegic monastery, that is, it depends directly on the...
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Agioi Apostoloi church

At the opposite end of the old town, close to the Byzantine walls, stands the handsome church of the Aghioi Apostoloi (Holy Apostles, build between 1312-15), on a cruciform ground-plan, with five...
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Aristotelous Square - Aristotelous street

Aristotelous is a central and definitely the most famous square in Thessaloniki. It’s located near the seafront, just over Nikis avenue. It is named after Aristotle of course, the famous Greek...
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Jewish Museum of Thessaloniki

Traditionally a pot of different nations Thessaloniki had a large community of Jews, mostly of Sephardic origin that immigrated from Spain after 1492, before that they were just a minority. In late...
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